In this article, we'll show you how to successfully host your Vimeo live stream on Givebutter. 🎥

  1. Navigate to the EVENT tab of your campaign in the Dashboard.

  2. Scroll down to find the Livestream section.

  3. Click LIVESTREAM ON GIVEBUTTER.

  4. Select Vimeo as the video platform.

  5. Enter your video URL.

screenshot of livestream page

Finding the URL

From the dashboard of your live event

  1. Navigate to "Destinations."

  2. In the Vimeo section, click the SHARE button.

  3. Click COPY EVENT LINK.

  4. The copied link can be pasted in the "Video URL" field in your Givebutter Dashboard.

screenshot of vimeo dashboard

Alternatively, you can get a link by

  1. Clicking EVENT SETUP in the top right

  2. Click the copy button in the EVENT tab in the sidebar under the LINK field

  3. The copied link can be pasted in the "Video URL" field in your Givebutter Dashboard

alternate screenshot of vimeo dashboard
screenshot of vimeo video link

Note that the link can be in multiple valid formats:

  • https://vimeo.com/12341234

  • https://vimeo.com/event/12341234

  • https://player.vimeo.com/video/12341234

When you go live on Givebutter while your Vimeo stream is live, you will see your live stream playing on the campaign page.

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